Sacrament of Confirmation

Anointed with the Sacred Chrism (oil mixed with balsam and consecrated by the Bishop), Laying on of hands with the words, “Be Sealed with the gifts of the Holy Spirit.”

 

 

 

 

REGISTRATION is now open for 2022This program is for all children in grade 6 through 12, who have received the sacrament of Baptism or Profession of Faith in the Roman Catholic Church.

How to register:

  1. Please fill out the online registration form; Online Registration Form.
  2. Email a copy of the child’s baptism certificate to [email protected]. Include in the email the complete mailing address of the church of baptism. As per Canon Law, all Confirmation records must be sent to the original church of Baptism.
  3. We are using the “Chosen” program from Ascension Press. The Second registration to the Confirmation program can be found at this link; Confirmation On-Line Course. There is a fee of $18.95US for this program (Please note: Ascension Press is based out of the US).
    Please visit: https://www.catholicyyc.ca/confirmation.html. This page outlines the 11 required lessons out of the 24 lessons in the program, Chosen: Your Journey Toward Confirmation. It also contains all the materials you will need to help prepare your children for the Sacrament of Confirmation

For additional information regarding this Sacrament please see the links below.

Guidelines for Choosing a Sponsor

Choosing a Confirmation Saint

Confirmation Saint and Sponsor

Letter to the Bishop

Outline on how to celebrate the Sacrament of Reconciliation

Commitment Mass Ceremony

Confirmation Mass – Candidate Responses

Questions can be directed to:
Sacramental Coordinator
E-mail: [email protected] 
Phone: 403-948-5394 (Press 7)  Fax: 403-948-0160